Valeant Pharmaceuticals

  • Director / Sr Director, Commercial Analytics (Business Insights)

    Location US-NJ-Bridgewater
    Job ID
    Commercial Operations
    Pos. Type
    Full Time
  • Overview

    Bausch Health Companies, Inc. is a global diversified healthcare company focused in several key therapeutic categories: GI, Dermatology, Ophthalmology, Neurology, Vision Care, Consumer Health, and Dental.  Bausch Health’s corporate mission is to improve the lives of patients with our healthcare products.  Salix Pharmaceuticals is one of the largest specialty pharmaceutical companies in the world committed to the prevention and treatment of gastrointestinal (GI) diseases.  Salix Pharmaceuticals is a wholly owned subsidiary of Bausch Health Companies, Inc. 


    The Director, Commercial Business Insights will be responsible for collaborating across multiple functions within the Commercial business in support of the Salix Pharmaceuticals Sales & Marketing teams to leverage data and analytics to drive strategic and executional excellence across the Salix portfolio of brands. A premium will be placed on strategic thinking, business acumen, and analytical ability. This role will reside within the Commercial Insights & Analytics function and partner closely with Targeting, Call Planning, Incentive Compensation, Advanced Analytics, Market Research, Forecasting, Market Access, and Information Management. This person must be comfortable in operating in a fast paced “start-up” type environment.  This role will serve as the strategic integration point between Commercial Analytics functions and Salix Sales & Marketing especially the General Manager, VP of Sales, VP of Marketing, Brand Directors and Regional Sales Directors. This role reports directly to the Vice President of Commercial Insights & Analytics.


    • Serve as a strategic partner for the Salix business in driving common processes and practices for measurement and evaluation of Commercial performance.
    • Develop strong working relationships with Salix Sales & Marketing VPs and Directors as well as Commercial Analytics functional leads to maximize the value of those capabilities for Salix.
    • Establishing regular performance reviews that measure the performance across key performance metrics related to sales demand, competition, field execution, marketing initiatives, etc.
    • Support Regional Sales Directors in uncovering opportunities in execution, pull through, and planning to drive brand performance across the promoted portfolio.
    • Work closely with brand and sales team to develop insights related to competitive market conditions, promotion, and market access and identify areas of opportunity for growth.
    • Help establish process and analytics to evaluate launch trajectory for Lucemyra & Plenvu
    • Connect the dots across Sales & Marketing, Sales Planning, Forecasting & Analytics to drive a common story on performance of Salix brands and execution of tactics.
    • Leverage data and analytics to support the Long Range Strategic planning efforts of Salix
    • Work closely with Sales Operations & Reporting to ensure Tableau aligns to the strategic direction of the brands as well as meets the needs of the field.
    • Co-develop quarterly business review presentation through the appropriate use of data and analytics.


    • Bachelor’s degree; Advanced degree in business-related discipline preferred
    • 12-15 years of work experience
    • 5+ years Pharmaceutical industry experience in Commercial
    • Experience in supporting and interacting closely with Executive Management


    Preferred Competencies:

    The successful candidate will have a demonstrated ability to lead strategically, drive performance, build alignment, inform, negotiate and collaborate.  This candidate will also have demonstrated initiative, creativity, and ability to work in complex, rapidly changing & ambiguous environment. A proven self-starter with strong hands-on orientation, this candidate will have demonstrated the ability to manage, lead, inspire and develop direct reports.

    • Demonstrated ability to influence others; Proven ability to collaborate cross-functionally
    • Refined communication/presentation skills, an ability to work well up and down the command chain internally and externally
    • Strong analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving abilities



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